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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Dingwall
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Maker
Scott and Rae
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13465
Current location

Railway Station
In fenced memorial garden in Station Square
Dingwall
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV15 9JD
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 55304 58615
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • On down platform.
    Nitshill Railway Station
    Nitshill
    Glasgow
    Strathclyde
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 510 600
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rough unworked Standing Stone apart from carved relief of a rifle with the muzzle uppermost, and a laurel wreath around the muzzle
Inscription
IN/ MEMORY OF/ SERGT JOHN MEIKLE VC MM/ LATE CLERK AT NITSHILL STATION/ WHO ENLISTED IN HM FORCES/ (SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS) 8TH FEBRUARY, 1915, DURING THE/ GREAT WAR, AND WAS KILLED IN/ ACTION ON 20TH JULY, 1918/ ERECTED BY HIS RAILWAY COMRADES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Meikle, John
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death, regiment, forename, occupation, additional, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death, regiment, forename, occupation, additional, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: depth 450mm, height 2100mm, width 750mm
    Materials: Granite - Red
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Reference
  • The Railway Magazine Jan. 1923 vol. 52 p.35

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